RE/MAX River Bend has been named Small Business of the Month by the RiverBend Growth Association. The business at 2375B Homer Adams Parkway in Alton is owned by Sharon Pratt and Dennis Dugan. They are shown here with RBGA ambassadors and others. The office can be reached at (618) 462-5300. The Growth Association, which represents 11 communities around Alton, developed the Small Business of the Month award to recognize and honor the many contributions that small businesses make to the region. To nominate someone, go here.